Chat and Chill with the Barakat Producers

11 January 2022 ipoadmin 0

BARAKAT From the Arabic ‘barakah’, meaning ‘blessings’. In Cape Malay culture, a barakat is a paper bag with cakes, fruits and sweets shared among friends and neighbours. An aging matriarch aims to bring together her fractured, dysfunctional family over Eid-al-Fitr to break the news about her new romance. How does a […]

NFVF Marketing & Festival Hosting

10 January 2022 ipoadmin 0

The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF), an agency of the Department of Sport, Arts and Culture has released the call for applicants to submit for: Marketing and Distribution (Cycle 3 FY 2021/22) and  Festival Hosting (Cycle 1 FY 2022/23) Closing date for submissions extended to  24 January 2022 Individuals, […]

SAFTAs Entries now open

1 January 2022 ipoadmin 0

The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF), an agency of the Department of Sport, Arts, and Culture, the custodians of the South African Film and Television Awards (SAFTAs), has officially opened submissions for local production companies to submit their entries for the 16th Annual South African Film and Television Awards (#SAFTAs16). The […]

Call for #SAFTAs16 Jury

1 January 2022 ipoadmin 0

The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF), an agency of the Department of Sport, Arts, and Culture, the custodians of the South African Film and Television Awards (SAFTAs), has released a national call for jury members for the 16th Annual South African Film and Television Awards (#SAFTAs16).  The SAFTAs are […]

NFVF Opportunity: Documentary “We Choose Each Other”

1 January 2022 ipoadmin 0

We’ve been through resistance from our relatives; we’ve been through resistance from our societies … After all of that damage, we still chose each other – Siyabonga Ngcobo, South African Vlogger The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF) would like to invite TIER 1 and 2 filmmakers ONLY, to submit proposals for a […]

BFI Resources to promote inclusion of disabled people

24 December 2021 ipoadmin 0

December 3rd was the International Day of Persons Living with Disabilities and saw the launch of a new initiative in the UK which seeks for better disabled representation and inclusion in the film & TV industries. The IPO would like to encourage you to review the extensive compilation of resources […]